BDO, the accounting and consulting organization, has named Todd Kinney Relationship Director for the firm’s national private equity practice. In the role, Kinney, who joined BDO in 2003, will be responsible for implementing the firm’s private equity industry growth strategy by sourcing new PE clients and opportunities.
BDO USA, LLP, one of the nation’s leading accounting and consulting organizations, today announced that Todd Kinney has been named a Relationship Director for the firm’s National Private Equity practice. In his new role, Mr. Kinney will be responsible for implementing BDO’s private equity industry growth strategy by sourcing new private equity clients and opportunities. He will also work closely with the National Private Equity practice to raise its visibility through market development and branding.
“Todd has a deep understanding of the private equity sector, which has enabled him to establish a strong network of industry influencers and increase the market visibility of BDO,” said Lee Duran, BDO’s National Practice Leader for Private Equity. “Todd has originated many new client relationships to date while building a stable network of prospects and referral partners that we will leverage well into the future. I am confident in Todd’s ability to continue to help us grow this very strategic practice area as he steps into his new role.”
Mr. Kinney has been with BDO since 2003 and most recently served as the Northeast Regional Director of Business Development. In that role, Mr. Kinney focused on business development for BDO’s private equity, venture capital, audit and tax practices in the Northeastern United States.
Prior to joining BDO, Mr. Kinney spent a decade as an investment banker on Wall Street with Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., Cowen and Company and Societe Generale. His banking career included approximately 80 corporate finance transactions with an aggregate deal value in excess of $10 billion. He recently began a three-year term on the board of directors of the Association for Corporate Growth’s New York chapter, including a one-year term as Vice President of Membership. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a finance major from Georgetown University.
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